Building the Best by Land, Air and Sea
At Saltchuk, we oversee some of the country’s most recognized transportation and distribution companies. Together, we provide essential services to our communities.
Marine Services: A Portal to the World
Foss, our harbor and global marine services operation,
has one of the largest coastal tug and barge fleet in the Pacific.
Aviation Services: Above & Beyond
Northern Aviation Services, our air cargo business,
delivers expertise to a broad range of businesses
and industries worldwide.
Energy Distribution: Fueling Communities
Our independent petroleum marketer and distributor
serves Alaska and Hawaii with respect for the environment.
Dedicated to Alaska & Florida
Our full-service supply chain logistics companies are dedicated to solving even the most complex logistics challenges.
Domestic Shipping: Over Land, Air and Sea
TOTE, our domestic shipping and logistics operation,
is a leader in the industry.
International Shipping: Caribbean & Beyond
Tropical Shipping provides the fastest, most reliable transportation to The Bahamas and Caribbean.
Iver Foss Captain celebrates 28 seasons at Red Dog Mine
Gary May’s three-months-on, one-month-off schedule has led to many “wonderful” professional friendships. By Hilary Reeves Foss Maritime Tug Captain Gary May didn’t come into his profession by accident – he knew all along who and what he wanted to become. “My dad was a tugboat captain, first for Olson (Marine), then h
SafetySafety is our #1 priority. Saltchuk companies and teams work diligently to provide a 100% incident-free workplace. Nothing is more important than getting everyone home safe and sound!
NewsSaltchuk companies are making news and, more importantly, big strides in our industry and the communities we serve.
CareersWorking at a Saltchuk company can provide a stable career with valuable benefits and the enjoyment of working with a solid team. Our leaders are committed to building thriving organizations with reliable, living-wage jobs. Explore your opportunities today.
Our Companies Shine as a Family
Our vision is to build a family of the best transportation and distribution companies in North America. Our companies complement each other while being leaders in their industries. They share Saltchuk’s values of reliability, safety and commitment, and we nurture their success for the long haul.
We Share a Common Code of Ethics
Saltchuk is a family business. We want each of our companies to be the kind of place where anyone would be proud for their children to work, so we expect everyone at all of our companies to meet the highest standards of honest, ethical business behavior. Our Code of Ethics is not just a document–it’s a promise.